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The replica of the frigate\ ‘Hermione\’ sails to Boston

Yesterday evening sailed of the French port of the island of Ex, towards Boston, a replica of the frigate\ ‘Hermione\’ to emulate the feat of Lafayette, who commanded the French troops who crossed the Atlantic in 1780 unir-se to the War of Independence of the United States.